Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for RIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RIP over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 213 225
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing RIP 2 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.035% 0.019% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.14% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 11
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £22,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.18% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £22,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £22,000 £33,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -3.23% -7.00%

RIP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 709 719 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.51% 13.81% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 470 464 451
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £29,975 £25,075 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing RIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for RIP in Scotland

RIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RIP in Scotland.

Salary trend for RIP in Scotland

RIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
RIP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing RIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for RIP.

1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Progress

RIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ICMP
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Network Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCENT
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Icinga
1 1 (50.00%) Linux-HA
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) SmokePing
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware